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 |  Jul 02 2013, 11:31 AM

4. Oil

CAAs-Spring-Auto-Maintenance-Checklist-620x350Before dipping a dipstick anywhere, a mechanic will check for oil on the ground. If there’s some under the car, then there’s a likely oil leak. Oil levels needs to be checked and if the oil looks milky, dark or smells burnt, then you’re looking at some serious engine problems – or at the minimum an owner who didn’t change the oil often enough.

  • MissN Lahi

    very helpful, thx!